Big filers, tough litigators and savvy dealmakers identified across eight industries in the run-up to IPBC Asia in Tokyo this October
A report says the patent filing powerhouse is attracting private equity interest at a possible valuation of around $300 million
Recent paper builds on previous work claiming CNIPA ‘bias’ against foreign applicants in sensitive tech areas
Invention patents had a coin flip chance of full invalidation by CNIPA over the past decade, but the past three years show a higher survival rate
Foreign companies with R&D in China may also benefit from deal opening up PCT search options
Apple top defendant again; Eastern District of Texas loses further ground; and other key stats
Homegrown smartphone firm increasingly targeted by licensors has upped its research output in recent years
We reveal which US law firms secured most grants for their clients in 2019 overall and by 10 industry categories, as well as the fastest growers
IP leaders from Samsung, Daimler, Tivo and others explain how they get the most out of their local R&D functions
Changes to the injunctive relief regime suggested by the Ministry of Justice in a recent discussion paper could significantly weaken IP owners’ rights
Alibaba continues to outpace semiconductor players as the biggest patent filer from outside the island
Working together to develop new products is becoming a new business imperative, according to Clarivate’s latest top 100 global innovators report
American entities in the 2020 listing of the world's largest collections of USPTO grants hold 56,500 more assets than they did in 2019. Today we name those in places 60 to 41
As the fourth industrial revolution gets underway, operating companies need to ensure that their IP strategies are fit for a rapidly changing technological landscape.
The big stories from the IAM platform in February and March.